Suggested castle and palace experiences

in the four-country region

Meßkirch Castle

Built in the style of the Renaissance by the counts of Zimmern around 1557, the­ Meßkirch­ Castle­ is­ one­ of­ the­ first­ regular fourwing buildings north of the...

Fortress ruins Hohentwiel

Even today, the defensive walls and casemates, the mighty tower stumps and the large house ruins give a good impression of the former importance of the fortress ruins. And...
Castle Vaduz in the Principality of Liechtenstein close to Lake Constance

Vaduz Castle

Vaduz Castle sits enthroned about 120 metres above the capital city Vaduz. It is the emblematic landmark of the capital of Liechtenstein and the seat of the country’s royal...

The Residential Palace of the Counts of Montfort

The former residence of the Counts of Montfort is one of the most attractive Palaces in Upper Swabia. The rich fittings were created by the leading stucco plasterers and...
Kißlegg New Castle close to Lake Constance

Kißlegg New Castle

Situated at the southern side of a romantic palace garden, the New Castle was built between 1721 and 1727 in accordance with the plans of master builder Johann Georg Fischer....

Salem Monastery and Palace

Surrounded by extensive parks and gardens stands the former Cistercians monastery and modern-day Salem palace. It came into the possession of the Margraves of Baden in 1802...

Meersburg New Palace

The New Palace crowns the city silhouette of Meersburg high above Lake Constance. The representative residence of the Prince-Bishops began to be built in 1710 and since then...

Roggenburg Monastery

For more than 800 years, the Premonstratensian religious order has lived and worked in Roggenburg where the monastery complex and gardens shimmer in newly renovated splendor....

Achberg Castle

Achberg, a former castle of the Teutonic Order, is situated between Wangen in the Allgäu and Lindau on Lake Constance. With its outstanding stucco work, baroque castle...